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difference betwin 'deduce' and 'deduct' Is there any difference betwin 'deduce' and 'deduct'? Please help me and give me some examples! thanks a lot!
Feb 16, 2012 2:42 PM
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Deduce: To reach (a conclusion) by reasoning. He deduced that the killer was a man because the victims were elderly women with no relatives but the toilet seat was left in the up position as if a man had used the toilet. Deduct:     Subtract or take away (an amount or part) from a total(subtraction, like in Mathematics). I am going to deduct $5 from your wages each time you are late for work.
February 16, 2012
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